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gopher

Graduate education A denigrating term for a medical student who is treated as a scut monkey and told to get things for the department through which he or she is rotating at the time. See Rotater, Scut monkey.
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After losing the doubles 3-1, Perry put up a great performance to come back from 2-1 down to beat World number 11 Pino Lorca 3-2, but a 3-1 win for Herrault over Gofer in the deciding singles meant that the British/Israeli partnership had to be content with bronze.
So council chiefs have invested PS130,000 in new equipment at Gofer to pick out aluminium cans, puncture and squash plastic bottles and compact the materials into tighter bales.
Nicholas Thompson's summary of the Napster controversy ("Gofer Broke" November 2001) is ludicrous.
The Gofer Orderpicker travels straight and smoothly down narrow aisles and offers a tight 64" turning radius.
I suppose outsiders would look at me and say: "He's a bit of a gofer" - you know gofer this, gofer that.
I'll be chief sponsor, chauffeur, head groom, chief gofer, you name it.
If recycling is not collected, hold on to it until your next scheduled collection day, or use one of the council's bring sites or visit the Household Waste Recycling Centres at Mochdre and Gofer.
award (Paul Is Shameless Halfwit) is Princess Di's gofer Paul Burrell.
Also there to cope with the hordes of press, well three of us, was the ultra-smooth James North, Whitby's braces-wearing gofer who comes highly recommended by senior London Tories.
Director Martin Scorsese threw all he had -even his own Mum and Dad -into this violent, foul-mouthed yet perceptive saga of real-life Sicilian-Irish gangster Henry Hill's progression from Mafia gofer to gangland turncoat.
William Niskanen, chairman of the Cato Institute, tore into Daniels when the appointment was announced, telling The Chicago Tribune that Daniels was a "political gofer" in the Reagan administration who worked as "an errand boy" Now, Niskanen has changed his tune.
The Gofer Orderpicker allows users to store more SKUs in existing warehouse space.